C1616 - Cranking Signal System

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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C1616 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electronically Controlled System (ETACS) ECU
  • Faulty Ignition Switch
  • Electronically Controlled System (ETACS) ECU harness is open or shorted
  • Electronically Controlled System (ETACS) ECU circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty All Wheel Control (AWC) ECU

How do I fix code C1616

Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the C1616 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the C1616 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C1616 Description

The All Wheel Control (AWC) ECU receives the signal of the ignition switch from Electronically Controlled System (ETACS) ECU via CAN communication. The code is set when the cranking signal is set for five seconds or more continuously while driving.
OBDII Code C1616 - Cranking Signal System - AutoCodes.com

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